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Exploring brick's creative potential

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Hugh Pearman on strength, beauty and new ideas. Click on image
Hugh Pearman on strength, beauty and new ideas. Click on image

 

Robustness, elegance and warmth at Make's University of Nottingham amenities building. Click on image
Robustness, elegance and warmth at Make's University of Nottingham amenities building. Click on image

 

Low-cost housing's elegant deployment of clamp-fired bricks. Click on image
Low-cost housing's elegant deployment of clamp-fired bricks. Click on image

 

Sculptor Alex Chinneck makes bricks melt, slip and flip. Click on image
Sculptor Alex Chinneck makes bricks melt, slip and flip. Click on image

 

Beauty parade: Greatest brick hits. Click on image
Beauty parade: Greatest brick hits. Click on image

 

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Stark numbers put our response to climate change in context

The FlexStep morphs from a staircase into a wheelchair lift at the touch of a button, offering a space saving 2-in-1 solution for commercial and residential projects

Liftup's FlexStep 2-in-1 staircase and lift

Conviction is widespread – now is the moment to do something to turn round environmental decline

The time is ripe for decisive action